The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 402 413
Rank change year-on-year +99 +11  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 84 40 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.91% 0.69% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 75 29 53
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,800 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £36,598 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.87% -13.88%  

GIS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4408 5760 6819
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 30.44% 31.60% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3821 5149 5813
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing GIS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS in the South East.

Salary trend for GIS in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +26 22 £36,500 +37.73% 3
Oxfordshire +30 19 £35,000 - 1
East Sussex - 14 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +25 11 £34,500 -1.42% 2
Hampshire +13 7 £41,500 -24.54% 3
Surrey +23 5 £23,000 -38.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 5 £23,000 -68.05%
Kent - 3 £40,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for GIS.

1 65 (46.10%) Data Management
2 56 (39.72%) SQL
3 50 (35.46%) Presales
4 44 (31.21%) ArcGIS
4 44 (31.21%) Degree
5 40 (28.37%) Geospatial Data
6 36 (25.53%) Python
7 35 (24.82%) SAP
7 35 (24.82%) SAP PM
7 35 (24.82%) QGIS
7 35 (24.82%) Master Data Management
8 34 (24.11%) Mapinfo
9 33 (23.40%) SAP HR
9 33 (23.40%) SAP SD
9 33 (23.40%) SAP FI
9 33 (23.40%) SAP MM
9 33 (23.40%) CAD
9 33 (23.40%) Primavera
9 33 (23.40%) SAP QM
9 33 (23.40%) SAP CO
9 33 (23.40%) Document Management
9 33 (23.40%) SAP FI/CO
9 33 (23.40%) BAPI
9 33 (23.40%) Maximo
9 33 (23.40%) Resource Management
9 33 (23.40%) SAP Implementation
9 33 (23.40%) IDoc
10 32 (22.70%) JavaScript
10 32 (22.70%) .NET
11 30 (21.28%) HTML

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (31.21%) ArcGIS
2 16 (11.35%) GeoServer
3 7 (4.96%) Apache
4 5 (3.55%) IIS
4 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.42%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.42%) JBoss
5 2 (1.42%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.42%) WildFly
6 1 (0.71%) Drupal
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.71%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (24.82%) SAP PM
2 33 (23.40%) Maximo
2 33 (23.40%) Primavera
2 33 (23.40%) SAP CO
2 33 (23.40%) SAP FI
2 33 (23.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 33 (23.40%) SAP HR
2 33 (23.40%) SAP MM
2 33 (23.40%) SAP QM
2 33 (23.40%) SAP SD
3 11 (7.80%) SAP cProjects
3 11 (7.80%) SAP CRM
3 11 (7.80%) SAP EHS
3 11 (7.80%) SAP MRS
4 1 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) GitHub
1 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.37%) Geospatial Data
2 35 (24.82%) QGIS
3 29 (20.57%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.67%) Spatial Data
5 6 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.42%) Big Data
8 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.42%) Power BI
8 2 (1.42%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.42%) Redis
9 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.71%) MySQL
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.96%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.55%) JIRA
4 2 (1.42%) Gradle
4 2 (1.42%) Moq
4 2 (1.42%) NUnit
4 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (7.80%) Billing
2 8 (5.67%) Games
2 8 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.84%) Retail
4 3 (2.13%) Marketing
5 2 (1.42%) Back Office
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 2 (1.42%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (1.42%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Finance
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (34.75%) Consultant
2 33 (23.40%) SAP Consultant
2 33 (23.40%) SAP PM Consultant
3 32 (22.70%) Developer
4 18 (12.77%) C# Developer
5 15 (10.64%) SQL Developer
6 14 (9.93%) .NET Developer
6 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (9.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (9.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (9.93%) GIS Specialist
7 12 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (7.80%) Management Consultant
8 11 (7.80%) Managing Consultant
8 11 (7.80%) SAP CS Consultant
8 11 (7.80%) Service Management Consultant
9 10 (7.09%) GIS Consultant
9 10 (7.09%) GIS Technician
9 10 (7.09%) Presales Engineer
10 9 (6.38%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.40%) BAPI
1 33 (23.40%) IDoc
2 32 (22.70%) .NET
3 30 (21.28%) HTML
4 18 (12.77%) J2EE
4 18 (12.77%) jQuery
5 17 (12.06%) HTML5
6 15 (10.64%) ASP.NET
6 15 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (8.51%) CSS
8 9 (6.38%) Web Services
9 8 (5.67%) Ajax
9 8 (5.67%) OpenLayers
9 8 (5.67%) PostGIS
10 5 (3.55%) Dojo
10 5 (3.55%) REST
10 5 (3.55%) XML
11 4 (2.84%) JSON
11 4 (2.84%) Leaflet
12 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) Management Information System
2 19 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (12.06%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.55%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.84%) Social Media
7 3 (2.13%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.42%) CCTV
8 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.42%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.42%) Wiki
9 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.84%) Android
2 2 (1.42%) Linux
2 2 (1.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (46.10%) Data Management
2 50 (35.46%) Presales
3 35 (24.82%) Master Data Management
4 33 (23.40%) CAD
4 33 (23.40%) Document Management
4 33 (23.40%) Resource Management
4 33 (23.40%) SAP Implementation
5 26 (18.44%) Open Source
6 25 (17.73%) Mentoring
7 23 (16.31%) Coaching
7 23 (16.31%) Data Acquisition
8 20 (14.18%) MVC
9 18 (12.77%) SDLC
10 17 (12.06%) CRM
11 15 (10.64%) Line Management
11 15 (10.64%) Workflow
12 11 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (7.80%) Project Management
12 11 (7.80%) Service Management
12 11 (7.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 56 (39.72%) SQL
2 36 (25.53%) Python
3 32 (22.70%) JavaScript
4 28 (19.86%) C#
5 23 (16.31%) Java
6 19 (13.48%) C++
7 12 (8.51%) VB.NET
8 8 (5.67%) R
9 6 (4.26%) VBA
10 4 (2.84%) C
11 2 (1.42%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.42%) Groovy
11 2 (1.42%) Ruby
12 1 (0.71%) Perl
12 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (31.21%) Degree
2 18 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.55%) PhD
5 4 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.84%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.42%) HNC
7 1 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.71%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.93%) QA
2 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 35 (24.82%) SAP
2 34 (24.11%) Mapinfo
3 25 (17.73%) ESRI
4 11 (7.80%) Syclo
5 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.26%) Oracle
7 1 (0.71%) Google
7 1 (0.71%) Luciad
7 1 (0.71%) Zend
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: To 40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £49,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
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Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Woking
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Salary: £34000 per annum
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Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
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